June 12, 2012

Sen. John Lehman Picks Up More Votes, Making Wanggaard Recount Pointless

Following is the statement of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate on the news that Sen. John Lehman has picked up another 55 votes in the official county canvass.

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January 31, 2012

Strong Senate Recall Slate a Harbinger of Victory

MADISON-Following is the statement of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate following the announcement of former Rep. Kristen Dexter, Rep. Donna Seidel and former Sen. John Lehman as recall candidates in Eau Claire, Wausau and Racine recall districts, respectively.

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November 28, 2011

Wisconsin Democrats to Take Action Against Senate Recall Power Grab

MADISON-Wisconsin Democrats on Tuesday will seek to intervene in a lawsuit filed by Tea Party Republicans in Wisconsin Supreme Court that would effectively end the current recall efforts against three incumbent Senate Republicans.

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October 26, 2011

Van Wanggaard Betrays Racine County Jobs Seekers-AGAIN

MADISON-Van Wanggaard, the Republican state Senator from the city with the highest unemployment in the state, today cast the deciding vote against a deal that would streamline the state's unemployment insurance system.

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October 21, 2011

Senator Van Wanggaard Breaks With GOP Party Ranks to Cater for Special Interests

MADISON-On Wednesday, Republican Senator Van Wanggaard voted against a bill that would have prevented utilities from charging customers for faulty meters.

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